NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – As Tennessee faces a rise in COVID-19 cases, former GOP Senate Majority Leader and heart surgeon Dr. Bill Frist says leadership matters in the fight against the virus.

Plans are in the works to restore the Christmas Day bombing damage to historic Second Avenue in Nashville.

After years of controversy, a statue of Confederate General and KKK founder Nathan Bedford Forrest came down from its I-65 perch.

The recently signed Tennessee omnibus COVID law, which bands mask or vaccine mandates may violate federal law – Carol Westlake, Executive Director of the Tennessee Disability Coalition, is in studio to discuss.

These stories and more in This Week with Bob Mueller.